Daily Archives: April 4, 2020

Ramadan Iftar banquets banned – Awqaf Ministry

The Awqaf Ministry has stressed that Ramadan Iftar banquets will not be held outside mosques or any annexed buildings this year.

In a statement released on Saturday, the ministry called on philanthropists and charity associations to donate the value of …

Antiquities ministry launches new virtual tours of archaeological sites

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has launched a new virtual tour of the tomb of Queen Meresankh III in the area of the Great Pyramid of Giza.

The tour is part of the ministry’s campaign on its official website …

Transport minister inspects work progress at metro, electric train project

Transport Minister Kamel el Wazir inspected on Saturday work progress at the fourth phase of Cairo metro’s third line, in addition to the electric train project that links El Salam district with the New Administrative Capital and the 10th of …

CBE cancels EGP 1 bln sales ceiling for industry supportive initiative

The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) cancelled Saturday a previously set annual EGP one billion in sales ceiling to benefit from a launched initiative, aimed at shoring up the private industrial and agriculture sectors.

The move aims at expanding the …

Health Ministry refutes circulated COVID-19 statics

The Health and Population Ministry on Friday refuted false statistics circulated on social media platforms about COVID-19 patients in Egypt.

In a statement, Spokesman for the ministry Khalid Megahed denounced as “baseless” these documents attributed to the Ministry of Health.…